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The Digital Workplace – are you ready?

By Emily Wiese

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As I sat with my kids recently watching Dreamworks 2002 Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron, I was reminded of the many complexities that juggernauts of change bring. In the movie, the transcontinental railway was an unstoppable force, revolutionizing a way of life; in our time, the digitalization of the workplace is a more understated change, yet with no less profound of an impact on our day-to-day lives.

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How “future proof” is your organization?

By Kristin Shackelford

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According to the World Economic Forum, we are on the verge of a technological revolution that is predicted to “fundamentally alter the way we live, work, and relate to one another.”

Known as the Fourth Industrial Revolution, this disruption will be felt in every industry and in every country.

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Attracting, Developing, and Retaining Talent in the Modern Workforce – Are You Ready?

Attracting, Developing, and Retaining Talent in the Modern Workforce
By David Wilson

Changes in the world of work, evolving employee expectations, and advances in technology are creating a perfect storm that is transforming today’s workplace. Pitched against a backdrop of growing skills gaps, the pressure on organisations to rethink their talent approach – and systems – is intense.

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What does the government’s new Digital Strategy mean for you?

By Agata Nowakowska 

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According to a recent government report, the digital skills gap is costing the U.K. economy £63 billion a year in lost GDP. Yes, you read that correctly – 63 billion pounds of lost or wasted opportunity thanks to what they are calling a ‘digital skills crisis’ that is seeping into every aspect of business and school life and sees over 12 million adults lacking even basic digital skills.

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